Canal Street, New York

Job Description
It’s a new day in health care!

Combining CVS Health and Aetna was a ground-breaking moment for our company and our industry, establishing CVS Health as the nation’s premier health innovation company. Through our health services, insurance plans and community pharmacists, we’re pioneering a bold new approach to total health.

As a CVS Health colleague, you’ll be at the center of it all. We offer a diverse work experience that empowers colleagues for career success. In addition to skill and experience, we also seek to attract and retain colleagues whose beliefs and behaviors are in alignment with our core values of collaboration, innovation, caring, integrity and accountability.

Looking for opportunities to use cutting edge technologies analyzing petabytes of data in a world class Hadoop cluster? Interested in generating analytical insights that help members make the best decisions for the individual care needs?

Aetna’s (A CVS Company) analytics team is an innovative team tasked with optimizing our ability to engage with members to help them make better healthcare decisions. Our goals are to improve clinical outcomes and to help members gain more transparency into the healthcare system so that they can save money. To do this we’ve developed a leading capability that combines data science, agile marketing, behavioral economics, large scale experimentation, and optimization of our digital properties and applications. Through this we message millions of members each year about real challenges they face and help them become more healthy or save money – we drive tangible and meaningful impact for our members.

As a Data Scientist, you will have the opportunity to lead and participate in the development, validation, and delivery of algorithms, statistical models, and reporting tools. You'll help solves complex analytical problems, develop and/or uses algorithms and statistical predictive models, and determines analytical approaches and modeling techniques to evaluate scenarios and potential future outcomes.
Your responsibilities will include but not limited to:

Develops, validates and executes algorithms and predictive models to investigate problems, detect patterns and recommend solutions.
Explores, examines and interprets large volumes of data in various forms.
Performs analyses of structured and unstructured data to solve moderately complex business problems utilizing advanced statistical techniques and mathematical analyses.
Develops data structures and pipelines to organize, collect and standardize data that helps generate insights and addresses reporting needs.
Uses data visualization techniques to effectively communicate analytical results and support business decisions.
Creates and evaluates the data needs of assigned projects and assures the integrity of the data.
Explores existing data and recommends additional sources of data for improvements.
Documents projects including business objectives, data gathering and processing, detailed set of results and analytical metrics.

Required Qualifications
1-3 years of relevant programming or analytic experience
Ability to work with large data sets from multiple data sources
Demonstrates proficiency in several areas of data modeling, machine learning algorithms, statistical analysis, data engineering and data visualization.

Preferred Qualifications
Demonstrates good written and verbal communication skills. Able to present information to various audiences.
Effectively resolves problems and roadblocks as they occur.

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Education
Masters degree preferred.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Business Analytics, Economics, Physics, Engineering, or related discipline.

Business Overview
At CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.


We strive to promote and sustain a culture of diversity, inclusion and belonging every day. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or protected veteran status or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities. See Job Description

Canal Street, New York

Continue serving and work with a purpose

As a CVS Health colleague, you'll find career opportunities across the organization and at every stage of your career. More important, your work will have an impactful purpose on someone's life, including your own. Learn more about how you can continue serving on your next mission at CVS Health.

Careers for Veterans and Military Spouses

 

"The military has an ethos that is grounded in purpose-driven service that’s bigger than the individual. The same holds true for us at CVS Health. You can talk to colleagues in any part of our business and they will be able to articulate our company’s purpose. Working here provides an opportunity for service members and military spouses to continue to serve, just in a civvies."

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